The Pinky

By izzy26 on Jan 30, 2019

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A build based on the iFlight RC IX5 V3 frame that I won in a giveaway.

Themed in pink for extra cuteness.


Part List


iFlight iX5 V3 X Hybrid FPV Racing Drone

Flight Controller

Holybro Kakute F4 V2 STM32F405 Flight Controller With Betaflight OSD for RC Multirotor FPV Racing Drone (33 builds)


4 x HAKRC BLHeli_32 Bit 35A 2-5S ESC Built-in LED Support Dshot1200 Multishot for FPV RC Drone (10 builds)


4 x RCX RS2206 (V3) 2400KV FPV Racing Motor (NSK Bearing / N52SH Arc Magnet) (4 builds)


CA$9.99 10% 10 Pairs Kingkong / LDARC 5040 5x4x3 3-Blade Single Color CW CCW Propellers for Racing Drone RC Parts from Toys (79 builds)

FPV Camera

Caddx Turbo Micro F1 1/3" CMOS 2.1mm 1200TVL 16:9/4:3 NTSC/PAL Low Latency FPV Camera 4.5g

FPV Transmitter

Eachine VTX03S 0/25/50/100/200mw 40CH 5.8G FPV Transmitter With PITmode Smartaudio Function (23 builds)


Realacc UXII 5.8G 1.6dBi RHCP/LHCP TX/RX FPV Antenna SMA/RP-SMA Male (17 builds)


Flit10 2.4G 10CH Micro Telemetry Flysky Compatible Ibus Receiver for FS-I6X FS-i6S Turnigy Evolution (9 builds)


CNHL G+Plus 1300mah 4s 100c Lipo Battery (18 builds)


FrSky Taranis QX7S 2.4GHz RC Transmitter w/ R9M 900MHz Long Range Module - Carbon or Blue (12 builds)


Skyzone SKY02S V+ 3D 5.8G 48CH FPV Goggles With Head Tracking HD Port DVR Playback for RC Drone (18 builds)

HD Camera

Runcam 3S WIFI 1080p 60fps WDR 160 Degree FPV Action Camera Detachable Battery for RC Racing Drone (3 builds)
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ElGargamel   Mar 14, 2019  

Looks sweet! How much room is there in the frame? I'm thinking of building one myself but with the holybro kakute F7, atlatl and tekko32 stack (FC-ESC-VTX). The F7 protrudes a bit to the back, so wondering how much room you have in this frame. You used a micro cam on purpose to save on room?

izzy26   Apr 15, 2019 

Hey sorry for late reply - I should turn on my email notifications.
There's not awfully much space, but F7 should fit. There's actually quite a lot of space height-wise, so the stack should fit. Might be a bit trickier to fit receiver/battery strap, but I guess you'd manage. I'll post a picture of work in progress, maybe that will give you a bit more insight.
About the camera - I used micro because I wanted to be sure it'll fit + plus it was pink and I loved that :D The camera is actually pretty awesome, I'm sad I didn't get more of those.

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